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Dr. Donald Jackson, a bomber pilot and original Tuskegee Airman, prepares to sign a commemorative Tuskegee Airmen poster on the first day of the 40th Annual Tuskegee Airmen National Convention, at the Gaylord Hotel and Convention Center, in National Harbor, Md., Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011. At left is convention volunteer Linze Greene, from Dallas. Her father and great uncle were both original Tuskegee Airmen. "You see these other guys here and it just does something wonderful for your human  psyche," said Dr. Jackson, who is making his 6th trip to the convention this year. (Drew Angerer/The Washington Times)
Photo by: Drew Angerer
Dr. Donald Jackson, a bomber pilot and original Tuskegee Airman, prepares to sign a commemorative Tuskegee Airmen poster on the first day of the 40th Annual Tuskegee Airmen National Convention, at the Gaylord Hotel and Convention Center, in National Harbor, Md., Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011. At left is convention volunteer Linze Greene, from Dallas. Her father and great uncle were both original Tuskegee Airmen. "You see these other guys here and it just does something wonderful for your human psyche," said Dr. Jackson, who is making his 6th trip to the convention this year. (Drew Angerer/The Washington Times)

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